Advanced life support 2.0—Echo-assisted life support (eALS)?

Herman Chih-Heng Chang, Wan-Ching Lien, Wei-Tien Chang, Chien-Hua Huang | A prospective study was conducted from November 2019 to June 2020, and 15 emergency and 8 internal medicine residents of the National Taiwan University Hospital, who had passed the ALS provider course, attended the half-day course including pre-test, didactics, small-group hand-on training (instructor: trainees, 1:3), and post-course assessment.

BodyWorks Eve covid-19 module used to train front line clinicians in NYC

The VA Medical Center (NY Harbor) Simulation Laboratory BodyWorks | Dr. Brian Kaufman, Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine, Neurology and Neurosurgery at NYU Grossman School of Medicine and Director of the simulation laboratory at VA NY Harbor Healthcare in Manhattan, reflects on his institution’s use of simulation-based training to help prepare clinicians to rapidly acquire and practice lung […]

Simulation in point of care ultrasound (PoCUS)

The VA Medical Center (NY Harbor) Simulation Laboratory BodyWorks | The VA Medical Center (NY Harbor) Simulation Laboratory has just taken delivery of BodyWorks Eve to develop and support its educational programs in Point of Care ultrasound (PoCUS). Dr. Brian Kaufman, Professor of Medicine, Anesthesiology, Neurology and Neurosurgery and Director of the Simulation Laboratory discusses the growing […]